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Monotype Imaging is a leading provider of advanced font products specializing in font technologies, type design, multilingual font development & licensing and software development for mobile phones. The Monotype Imaging team is renowned for its TrueType and OpenType font expertise, and can tune fonts for on-screen legibility in Microsoft Windows as well as Digital TV, Set Top Boxes, Mobile Phones, Game Consoles, Embedded Systems, Consumer Electronics and other devices.

First mobile phone with Ascender's "Droid" fonts announced

Tuesday, September 23, 2008

We are pleased to see that the first mobile phone with the custom fonts designed by Ascender for the Open Handset alliance. Steve Matteson, Ascender's type director, created the Droid family of fonts specifically tuned for display on mobile devices. T-Mobile introduces the new T-Mobile G1 with Google